Smoking cessation

Canada Proposes Making Quitting Smoking Harder for Adults

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 10:24pm

"If the government's goal is to ensure that smokers keep smoking, then they couldn't have proposed a better set of regulations", said Allan Rewak, VITA Executive Director.

Key Points: 
  • "If the government's goal is to ensure that smokers keep smoking, then they couldn't have proposed a better set of regulations", said Allan Rewak, VITA Executive Director.
  • Increased enforcement and penalties are just a few of the options VITA believes that policy makers should consider.
  • "These regulations if enacted will make that harder and do little to address the real issue youth vaping", added Rewak.
  • In our efforts to responsibly grow and defend the category, the Association commits to collaborating with Health Canada and other regulatory bodies to identify best practices and to inform the development of evidenced-based regulations.

Canada’s proposed flavour ban will harm public health

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 8:11pm

If the flavour ban is implemented, hundreds of thousands of smokers may be pushed back to smoking or to the black-market and many will die.

Key Points: 
  • If the flavour ban is implemented, hundreds of thousands of smokers may be pushed back to smoking or to the black-market and many will die.
  • Research from Yale School of Public Health finds that smokers that quit using a flavoured product are 2.5 times more likely to be successful.
  • The study concludes, While proposed flavour bans are well-intentioned, they have disastrous outcomes.
  • A flavour ban will reduce the appeal of the product and will sentence many smokers to their death.

Flavour Bans Will Drive Millions of Vapers Back to Smoking

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 8:58pm

The new proposed regulations that will ban all flavoured vapour products will make these products less appealing to smokers looking for a reduced harm alternative to smoking and drive current vapers back to smoking.

Key Points: 
  • The new proposed regulations that will ban all flavoured vapour products will make these products less appealing to smokers looking for a reduced harm alternative to smoking and drive current vapers back to smoking.
  • Flavour bans are serious enough that there are currently three Charter challenges in Canada at different stages in the legal processes.
  • "Flavour bans make vaping less attractive to everyone and are proven to increase the smoking of deadly tobacco.
  • Flavour bans encourage those who vape to return to smoking.

China Proposed Tobacco Law Amendment Regulatory Report 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 10:22am

The "Regulatory Report: Q&A - China's Proposed Tobacco Law Amendment" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Regulatory Report: Q&A - China's Proposed Tobacco Law Amendment" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) released the decision on amending the Regulations for the Implementation of the Law on Tobacco Monopoly of the People's Republic of China at the end of March.
  • The draft amendment, which would regulate tobacco-alternative products - including e-cigarettes - as traditional tobacco, threatens big changes to the local vapour market.
  • The Regulations for the Implementation of the Law on Tobacco Monopoly is the main piece of legislation currently being amended.

Acquired Sales Corp. (OTCQX: AQSP) Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Delta-8-THC and CBD Industry Leader Savage Enterprises, and to Enter the California Marijuana Industry by Purchasing Premier Greens LLC and MKRC Holdings, LLC, Which Possess Five Conditi

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 - 12:00pm

I cant wait to see the next company we bring into AQSP alongside Savage and Lifted!

Key Points: 
  • I cant wait to see the next company we bring into AQSP alongside Savage and Lifted!
  • Under Savage CBD, Savage sells CBD cartridges, disposables, edibles, tinctures, topicals, vape juice and CBD for pets.
  • Savage Enterprises also owns 46% of MKRC, 51% of RJMC Brands, LLC, 6% of AAA, LLC, and 33% of Remediez.
  • Such information includes the growth and profitability strategies, and future products and plans of Savage Enterprises, Premier Greens LLC, MKRC LLC, SmplyLifted LLC, LftdXSvg LLC, Lifted Made and Acquired Sales Corp.

Iceland Heated Tobacco, Snus and Nicotine Pouches Market Regulatory Report 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 11:18am

The "Regulatory Report: Iceland - Heated Tobacco, Snus and Nicotine Pouches" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Regulatory Report: Iceland - Heated Tobacco, Snus and Nicotine Pouches" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Recent legislation and proposals demonstrate Iceland's unwillingness to separate tobacco-containing products such as traditional cigarettes, heated tobacco, nicotine products, e-cigarettes and nicotine pouches in the legal regime.
  • Restrictions for the nicotine category very much follow the rules for traditional tobacco - for example, in advertising and retail channel restrictions.
  • It can be expected that by the end of 2021 nicotine pouches will be regulated and subject to similar restrictions to those on other products containing nicotine, like e-cigarettes and refills.

New Brunswick’s rushed flavour ban fails to consider the consequences

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 7:29pm

Beamsville, ON, June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Canadian Vaping Association (CVA) is deeply saddened by New Brunswicks decision to ban flavoured vape products.

Key Points: 
  • Beamsville, ON, June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Canadian Vaping Association (CVA) is deeply saddened by New Brunswicks decision to ban flavoured vape products.
  • Unfortunately, regulators largely refused to engage on the issue and rushed to pass the ill-conceived ban.
  • The flavour ban will result in the closure of dozens of small businesses, broken lease agreements and approximately 200 lost jobs.
  • Additionally, there has yet to be any data to suggest Nova Scotias flavour ban had any impact on youth vaping rates.

US Tobacco Products ( Cigarettes, Cigars, e-Cigarettes and Vaporizers) Manufacturing Industry : Financial Benchmarks, Metrics and Revenue Forecasts to 2027 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 11:03am

Vital industry-specific data including metrics, benchmarks, historic numbers, growth rates and forecasts that will save countless hours of research.

Key Points: 
  • Vital industry-specific data including metrics, benchmarks, historic numbers, growth rates and forecasts that will save countless hours of research.
  • Agriculture, Crops, Fruit and Vegetable Growing (Farming); Animals (Livestock) Operations and Feedlots; Fishing; and Timber Lands Industry (U.S.) to reach $54,346,460,431 million by 2027.
  • Tobacco Products Manufacturing (Including Cigarettes, Cigars, e-Cigarettes and Vaporizers) Industry, including Average EBITDA, Operating Ratios and Sales per Employee.
  • 5) Benchmarking this industry to all U.S. industries

South Korea e-Cigarette Regulatory Report 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 6:04pm

The "E-cigarette Regulatory Report: South Korea" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "E-cigarette Regulatory Report: South Korea" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • E-cigarettes with nicotine are regulated as tobacco products under the Tobacco Business Act.
  • For this reason, importers may try to circumvent requirements placed on tobacco products by declaring them as containing extracts from tobacco stems or roots.
  • To tackle this problem, the current government - just like the previous - is trying to redefine tobacco products as those being derived from any part of the tobacco plant.

Slovenia E-cigarette Regulatory Report 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 6:02pm

The "E-cigarette Regulatory Report: Slovenia" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "E-cigarette Regulatory Report: Slovenia" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • With the exception of tax, we believe that the stable regulatory framework for e-cigarettes in Slovenia will remain unchanged in the near future.
  • Should this change, it would come as a consequence of the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) review at EU level.
  • E-cigarettes are regulated by the Law on Restricting the Use of Tobacco and Related Products (Tobacco Law) in Slovenia, which came into force on 11th March 2017.